India threatens to expel Amazon employees for selling Indian flag doormats

India takes a lot of pride in its national flag, and Amazon is learning that the hard way today. 

India's outspoken external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj lambasted Amazon on Wednesday after the Seattle-based ecommerce company the company’s Canadian store was found to be selling doormats depicting India’s flag.

The 62-year-old minister threatened to expel all foreign employees of Amazon from the country if it did not remove the controversial doormats from its store. 

Swaraj also demanded the Seattle-based company to offer an "unconditional apology," and "withdraw" all "products insulting our national flag immediately,"...
7 Published By - Mashable - 2017.01.11. 19:39
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